75th anniversary of the liberation of Bergen-Belsen

Today marks the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Bergen-Belsen camp. It has a complicated history, starting as a Prisoner of war camp which later became a concentration camp before being liberated. The atrocities committed are unimaginable.

3 million packets of paracetamol being delivered to the UK

I am delighted that the UK will be receiving nearly 3 million packets of paracetamol from India. This is a fantastic example of the importance of international trade and the strong relationship we have with India. 

£750 million of funding for charities

The Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced a package of £750 million for charities across the UK to support the continuation of the vital work they are doing during the coronavirus.

South Derbyshire Coronavirus Update

I am sue many of you are concerned about the current situation regarding the Coronavirus. The UK government have announced various measures and packages to help you your family and you business, South Derbyshire District Council have also put in place various measures to help.

Innovation in South Derbyshire

Building on the UK’s resilience to the long term impact of the coronavirus is essential. In order to do so we must invest.

Nearly £400 million of funding to support key bus services.

Bus drivers across South Derbyshire have been playing a key role in keeping essential services running, in doing so they have ensured people can get to shops to get food and helped key workers including NHS staff get to work.